Henrik Dohlman and Ben Major Receive Mentoring Awards

March 1, 2019

The Office of Graduate Education at the UNC School of Medicine recognized 10 faculty members from across UNC-Chapel Hill’s campus as Excellence in Basic Science Mentoring Award winners at a January 15 ceremony with a keynote address.

Juanita Limas Highlighted in Women in Science

February 22, 2019

Before PhD candidate and HHMI Gilliam Fellow Juanita Limas began researching “Cancer: the cell’s gas pedal,” she ran a program to increase minority representation in STEM fields and served in the Peace Corps in Nicaragua. Video update!

Pharmacology Ranks #2 in NIH Funding!

February 18, 2019

The Department of Pharmacology ranks #2 in the nation for total NIH funding in pharmacology in 2018! This demonstrates the continuous strength and excellent quality of our research efforts. Congratulations to all!

Congratulations to Evan Dubose, New PhD!

February 1, 2019

Congratulations to Evan Dubose, a graduate student in Gary Johnson’s and Jim Bear’s labs, for successfully defending her PhD thesis on Jan. 11, 2019!

Wesley Legant’s Scientific Image In NC Museum of Art Exhibition, the ‘Art of Science and Innovation’

November 7, 2018

Wesley Legant has one of his scientific images on display in a new exhibition at the North Carolina Museum of Art, “The Art of Science and Innovation,” which showcases the hidden beauty of biomedical research that could help unlock new, life-saving treatments. The free exhibition runs through Jan. 14, 2019, and features stunning images from the labs of UNC School of Medicine scientists.